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Some rain must fall : My struggle, book 5

Author: Karl Ove Knausgård; Don Bartlett
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At twenty, Karl Ove moves to Bergen. As the youngest student to be admitted to the prestigious Writing Academy, he arrives full of excitement and writerly aspirations. Soon though, he is stripped of youthful illusions. His writing is revealed to be puerile and cliched, and his social efforts are a dismal failure. Awkward in company and hopeless with women, he drowns his shame in drink and rock music. Then, little by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fictional autobiographies
Autobiographical fiction
Named Person: Karl Ove Knausgård; Karl Ove Knausgård
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Ove Knausgård; Don Bartlett
ISBN: 9781846558276 1846558271 9781846558283 184655828X
OCLC Number: 938402156
Description: 663 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Min kamp.
Responsibility: Karl Ove Knausgaard ; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett.

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He falls in love, gives up writing in favour of the steady rewards of literary criticism, and the beginnings of an adult life take shape. Knausgaard writes with unflinching honesty to deliver the  Read more...

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